Preview Performance of NOWHERE by Yue Yin Dance Company

Friday, May 12

Mark your calendars for a special preview performance by Yue Yin Dance Company (YYDC) as they share a sneak peek of NOWHERE, a work to premiere in June at the Chelsea Factory in NYC. Following the preview, join YYDC at the Athenaeum Hotel for a four-course dinner and conversation with Artistic Director and Choreographer Yue Yin. You may purchase a single ticket to the preview or a ticket for the dinner and the preview.

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Preview Performance of NOWHERE by Yue Yin Dance Company

Friday, May 12 • Amphitheater
$25. per person

Dinner and Conversation with Yue Yin Dance Company

Friday, May 12 • Athenaeum Hotel Parlor

  • $25. Preview Performance only
  • $80. Preview performance and four-course dinner with wine pairings 
  • $65. Preview performance and four-course dinner without wine pairings
  • $80. Dine with a Dancer — sponsor a dancer to join your table for dinner!

The Evening’s Itinerary

The Evening’s Itinerary

  • 3:30 p.m.: Cocktails (Amphitheater*, cash bar)
  • 4 p.m.: Preview Performance (Amphitheater*)
  • 5:15 p.m.: Cash bar (Athenaeum Hotel Parlor)
  • 6 p.m.: Dinner followed by Conversation with Artistic Director Yue Yin (Athenaeum Hotel Parlor)

*Inclement Weather Location: Carnahan-Jackson Dance Studios

Dinner Menu

Yue Yin Dance Company Dinner & Conversation

Focaccia, Baguette, Olive Ciabatta or Dinner Roll (Gluten Free)

Roasted Carrot, Ginger, Fresh Dill (Vegan)
Rosé / The Beach Whispering Angel / Provence, France

Mixed Field Greens, Pickled Radish, Fava Beans, Shaved Asparagus, Pistachios, Red Onion Citrus Vinaigrette (Vegan)
Sauvion Vouvray / Chenin Blanc / Loire Valley, France


Choice of one of the following. All paired with Red Blend / Bodyguard Daou Vineyards / Paso Robles, California.

  • Halibut, Chili Lime Honey, Potato Nest, Pea Puree, Beet Puree
  • 5oz Wagyu Filet, 5&20 Whiskey Balsamic, Potato Nest, Pea Puree, Beet Puree
  • Seitan, Chili Lime EVOO, Potato Nest, Pea Puree, Beet Puree (Vegan)

Fruit Tartlet, Maple Cream, Berry Pudding (Gluten Free & Vegan)
Sparkling / Veuve Clicquot Brut / Remis, France


About Yue Yin Dance Company

Based in NYC, YYDC is a contemporary dance company dedicated to the teaching, production and performance of original choreographic works by founder and artistic director, Yue Yin. Over the past decade, Yin has refined and expanded an original movement vocabulary – FOCO Technique™ –  a fusion inspired by the Chinese folk and contemporary dance movement. The company has presented works at dance festivals such as SummerStage, Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival Inside Out and New York International Fringe Festival, and at venues such as Hanover International Choreographic competition, BAM Fisher, Joyce SoHo Theater, Peridance Theater, Lincoln Center Rosh Hall, New York Live Arts and many others. Yue Yin is an internationally recognized performer, choreographer and the founder and artistic director. She studied at the prestigious Shanghai Dance Academy and NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts where she received her MFA in 2008. Yue Yin was the recipient of the 2021 Harkness Promise Award. This prestigious award recognizes her innovation in choreography and education. She was the winner of Hubbard Street Dance Chicago 2015 International Commissioning Project, winner of the 2015 BalletX Choreographic Fellowship, and winner of Northwest Dance Project’s 5th Annual Pretty Creatives International Choreographic Competition in 2013. Through these high-profile successes, Yin has received commissions from all three widely-recognized companies as well as other companies and organizations namely Gibney Company, Martha Graham Dance Company, Boston Ballet, Philadelphia Ballet, Limon Dance Company, Alberta Ballet, Balletto Teatro di Torino, Juilliard School for Dance and more.

Spend the Night!

Book the YY Dance Company Package at the hotel and attend the preview, the dinner and conversation, while having a relaxing evening at the Athenaeum Hotel.